For some guys adjusting to life outside of the NFL is more than they can handle. We hear the stories all the time about former players struggling trying to adjust to life after the game. Former Tennessee Titans running back Eddie George has been out of the game for a few years now, and so far struggling is the one thing he has not done.He's acted, he's earned an MBA, he's started...
NEW YORK (AP) -- As Eddie George neared the end of his nine seasons in the NFL, the running back began pondering his next play.
"Something I'd worked on for most of my adult life was coming to an end, and it was really depressing, the unknown," says George, a Heisman Trophy winner who played for the Houston Oilers, Tennessee Titans and Dallas Cowboys from 1996 to 2005.
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January 21, 2015
Kareem Walker is the No. 1 running back in the 2016 and he’s committed to play at Ohio State. You probably don’t remember him committing, Buckeye fans, because he made his pledge during your team’s College Football Playoff National Championship Game. It’s understandable.
The 6-foot-1, 210-pound back out of Wayne, New Jersey, is ranked the No. 9 player in the country by...
It’s rivalry week in Nashville! Well – maybe only to the fans that remember the brutal battles of yesteryear between the Tennessee Titans & Baltimore Ravens.True, the days of Eddie George vs. Ray Lewis are long gone. While there are a small group of Titans left behind from the last time these two teams played against each other in the playoffs (2009’s cringe-worthy 13-10...
Former Heisman Trophy winning running back Eddie George knows a thing or two about succeeding in the NFL. The former Ohio State running back, now Fox Sports analyst was a household back during his time with the Oilers/Titans/Cowboys, rushing for over 10,000 yards in his career. Currently, George is a College Football analyst with Fox […]
It's no secret, for most NFL players, life after football is tough.
They live privileged lives in a world filled with pride and money, but often struggle to adapt to "real life" when their careers abruptly end.
Eddie George is one of those players.
The Ohio State legend and former Titans running back recently opened up about his struggles after retirement, admitting that he fights...
A Buckeye legend is about to get honored in the state where he became an NFL great.
Eddie George will be inducted into the Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame this May.
George starred as a feature back for the Titans, drafted by the franchise (then the Houston Oilers) with a first round pick in 1996.
You'll remember George helping lead Tennessee to Super Bowl XXXIV, the famous 'one yard...
Eddie George was too busy charging through defenses as an NFL running back to stop and inspect the stadium turf. Now retired, he's turning a critical eye to home building and design as a judge on a new reality television show.
George joins designer Nate Berkus and interior decorator Monica Pedersen on ''American Dream Builders'' debuting March 23 on NBC.
For George, the show is...
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January 20, 2014
Eddie George will play the role of Othello the Moor in the 2014 Nashville Shakespeare Festival.